Papakura Local Board

Community Volunteer Awards 2013

Community volunteers.

Our area has hundreds of volunteers who do a fantastic job making our communities better places to live. 

To celebrate the huge effort volunteers put in, the Papakura Local Board is holding its Community Volunteer Awards on Thursday 6 June at the Hawkins Theatre.

Right now we are calling for your nominations, for specific people or groups whose actions make our neighbourhoods a better place for everyone.

Some examples include:

  • individuals who make a difference by giving a helping hand when its needed
  • individuals who make a difference in the organisation they belong to
  • groups or organisations that make a difference to the community
  • those under the age of 18 who demonstrate leadership and who help their peers
  • individuals or community groups that demonstrate contribute towards greater community safety.

You can nominate individual volunteers, groups and youth and nominations can come from community groups or individuals.

Volunteers are indeed the backbone of our communities and this is our chance to say thank you.

Please download the nomination form:

2013 Community Volunteer Awards - Nomination Form (PDF 76KB)

Alternatively you can email:

For more information please contact Jacqui Hindmarsh on 09 295 1300.

Nominations close 5pm Thursday 23 May 2013.